Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Papua New Guinea
  • cup, late 1800s–1943
  • Where object was made: Samurai Island, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea
  • coconut
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift of Vernon Branson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3617

The undecorated cup is made from half of a coconut shell.